Robert Lloyd

Columnist

Robert Lloyd has been a Los Angeles Times television critic since 2003. Previously, he held that position at L.A. Weekly, whose music editor and critic he also was for some years, and was the author of the Today column at the late Los Angeles Herald-Examiner. His oral history of “Freaks & Geeks” appeared in the January 2013 issue of Vanity Fair. Sometimes, usually after dark, he masquerades as a musician (credits available on request).

Recent Articles

  • 'Bunsen Is a Beast,' a Nickelodeon cartoon that champions the right to be different

    'Bunsen Is a Beast,' a Nickelodeon cartoon that champions the right to be different

    “Bunsen Is a Beast,” a new cartoon from “The Fairly OddParents” creator Butch Hartman, is about a beast named Bunsen — you may have worked that much out — and a boy named Mikey who become instant friends when Bunsen is "commingled" into Mikey's middle school. That it’s a story about embracing outsiders,...

  • The familiar takes a few twists in 'The Good Fight'

    The familiar takes a few twists in 'The Good Fight'

    "The Good Wife," which ended last May after seven seasons, has spawned a sequel, "The Good Fight," carrying over Christine Baranski and Cush Jumbo and adding Rose Leslie from “Game of Thrones” to form its central triad. Run as before by “Good Wife” creators Robert King and Michelle King, the pilot will...

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